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Steenhuisen takes the lead in DA race while Ntuli falters

‘If you want a guarantee buy a toaster. This is politics’

“Comeback Gogo” Zille makes a return

The former Democratic Alliance leader has been elected as the party’s Federal Executive chairperson

Zille announces intention to lead DA’s federal council

The former DA leader plans to contest for the party’s second most powerful position

Two vie for DA federal chair

With nominations opening this month, the contest for the Democratic Alliance’s second-in-command is heating up

DA admits to governance balls-ups

After  disappointing elections results, the party is focusing on its municipalities and coalitions

Zille tweets ‘black privilege’ and DA stays mum

With elections out of the way Zille has returned to stoking racial tensions

IEC audit may delay release of poll results

The Electoral Commission of South Africa is conducting an audit of voting stations where individuals may have voted twice

Public Protector survives removal proposal in Parliament

After considering a 25-page defence submitted by Mkhwebane, the justice portfolio committee voted that it was premature to begin proceedings

‘Politics are at play’ — Zuma counsel

The DA and the Economic Freedom Fighters contend that Zuma's legal fees have already cost the public between R16-million and R32-million

Dlamini, Gigaba ‘acted dishonestly’, not fit to hold office — DA

The DA filed papers in the high court on Monday, challenging President Cyril Ramaphosa's reappointment of Malusi Gigaba and Bathabile Dlamini

Is it Msimanga out and Gana in for Tshwane?

The embattled mayor of Tshwane, who has lost favour with some in his caucus, may step down to focus on the 2019 elections

EFF spurns DA, woos ANC

The ruling party and Economic Freedom Fighters may cosy up after metro battles leave the Democratic Alliance bloodied

DA leaders pick sides amid confusion over party’s decision to ditch BEE

On Saturday it was revealed that the DA's federal council had decided to ditch black economic empowerment, claiming the policy was 'just not working'

De Lille motion of no confidence goes ahead despite concerns of irregularities

Tensions are running high in the DA's Cape Town caucus as another motion of no confidence in Patricia de Lille is expected on Thursday

DA bans provincial leaders from sitting on selection panels — for now

'Until this process is concluded, provincial leaders will not serve on selection panels. Both of these recommendations were accepted'

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Hawks swoop down with more arrests in R1.4-billion corruption blitz

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Disrupt the corrupt

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Corporates: A force for good for a sustainable future

In order to see people and nature thrive what is required is a strong focus on partnerships – we cannot act alone anymore

Combatting wildlife crime in Southern Africa activity annual programme statement (APS) No. 04

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